Cryptochrysis virescens Butcher
Cryptochrysis virescens Butcher 1952: 187, pl. II: figs 46, 47
Original publication: Butcher, R.W. (1967). An introductory account of the smaller algae of British coastal waters. Part IV: Cryptophyceae. Fishery Investigations, Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, London, Series IV Part IV: vi + 54, 22 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Chroomonas virescens (Butcher) Butcher
Origin of species name
Participle (Latin), becoming green (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Source of synonymy
Throndsen, J. (1996). The planktonic marine flagellates. In: Identifying marine phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 591-730. San Diego: Academic Press.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Cryptochrysis&species=virescens
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Cryptochrysis&Species=virescens
Created: 07 June 2005 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 July 2006 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.